7. Greater Differentiation Potential of Adult Stem Cells

  1. Uma Lakshmipathy,
  2. Jonathan D. Chesnut and
  3. Bhaskar Thyagarajan
  1. Carlos Clavel and
  2. Catherine Verfaillie

Published Online: 17 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470454923.ch7

Emerging Technology Platforms for Stem Cells

Emerging Technology Platforms for Stem Cells

How to Cite

Clavel, C. and Verfaillie, C. (2009) Greater Differentiation Potential of Adult Stem Cells, in Emerging Technology Platforms for Stem Cells (eds U. Lakshmipathy, J. D. Chesnut and B. Thyagarajan), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470454923.ch7

Editor Information

  1. Primary and Stem Cell Systems, Invitrogen Corporation, 5781 Faraday Avenue, Carlsbad, CA 92008, USA

Author Information

  1. Stamcel Instituut Leuven, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven UZ Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470146934

Online ISBN: 9780470454923

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Keywords:

  • greater differentiation potential of adult stem cells;
  • adult stem cell plasticity mechanisms;
  • isolation in culture of multipotent adult progenitor cells (MAPCs)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Criticisms and Pitfalls

  • Mechanisms for Adult Stem Cell Plasticity

  • Greater Potential of Adult Stem Cells

  • References